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Project Name: 
Humanities Information Practices
Principal Investigator / Director: 
Eric T. Meyer
Oxford participants: 
Marina Jirotka; Eric Meyer (Main Contact)
Other Participants: 
not specified
  • Division: Social Sciences
  • Unit: Oxford Internet Institute
  • Sub-Unit: not specified
Start Date: 
01/02/2010
End Date: 
01/11/2010
Partner organizations (inside or outside Oxford): 
Oxford e-Research Centre University College, London e-Humanities Group, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts & Sciences
Funder: 
Research Information Network
Subject Area: 
Librarianship, Information & Museum Studies
Project Description: 

Humanities Information Practices is a RIN funded study which aims to develop a sense of the range of information behaviours in the humanities. Through case studies, observations and interviews, this study will aim to understand how humanities scholars appropriate both analogue and digital resources in their work. It will highlight issues in the current information environment which affect user information seeking behaviour in the humanities.

ICT Methods: 
CategorySub-HeadingsDetails
CollaborationCollaborative interaction
Resource sharing collaboration
Data analysisOther Analysis
Searching/Linking
Last updated: 
25/06/2015 16:25:02
Updated by: 
martinw@ox.ac.uk